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  • Modelling water requirements of greenhouse spinach for irrigation management purposes

    Modelling water requirements of greenhouse spinach for irrigation management purposes

    Estimating water requirements of plants cultivated in greenhouse environments is crucial, both for the design of greenhouse irrigation systems and the improvement of irrigation scheduling. Spinach is one of the main vegetables sold as ‘ready-to-eat’ bagged produce; it is very sensitive to water stress and thus requires accurate irrigation. In this work, a water balance model simulating the ...

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  • New marijuana industry wrestles with pesticides and safety

    New marijuana industry wrestles with pesticides and safety

    Microscopic bugs and mildew can destroy a marijuana operation faster than any police raid. And because the crop has been illegal for so long, neither growers nor scientists have any reliable research to help fight the infestations.As legal marijuana ...

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  • Verde for Challenging Compounds in Green Matrices
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    Verde for Challenging Compounds in Green Matrices

    Supel QuE Verde for QuEChERS combines a novel carbon with zirconia coated silica (Z-Sep+) to provide an optimum balance between analyte recovery and color removal. This sorbent combination has been shown to provide recoveries in the range of 70% to 120% of even the most challenging planar pesticides while maintaining >95% pigment removal in high chlorophyll matrices.